Tim Stanek is the Reiki Master-Teacher at Memphis’ #1 yoga studio, international touring musician with the Ghost Town Blues Band, and dogged entrepreneur. Tim has taught and treated over 300 people with Reiki in Memphis, TN. His company Creative Jazz Piano brings sweet memories to thousands of seniors through old-style jazz, ragtime, and popular songs from the 30s and 40s.
In 2016 he helped found Navigating Negativity, a support group for Empaths. Since then he has helped bring actionable strategies for dealing with emotional overwhelm to hundreds of empaths. Tim’s Reiki classes often include registered nurses, business owners, and Kundalini yoga teachers. An Ojibwe storykeeper once told him that he has been healing for thousands of years.
“….I felt that I was at the right place, right where I was supposed to be. Tim Stanek has a powerful way of spreading his knowledge …I was seeking a detox, a rejuvenation, and balance. … I’m glad I attended the first [Reiki] workshop…!”
– Emily Dison, Buti Yoga Instructor, Memphis TN
Tim’s most recent musical compositional work Shipyard Shuffle was successfully crowdfunded at the end of 2016.
“…if you’re a game developer, just give Timo all your money now before Nintendo does snap him up.”
– YabYum West Online Music Magazine
Tim has shared the stage with Dr. Herman Green, Grace Askew, FreeWorld, Paul Taylor, Art Edmaiston, Kari Wynn, The Lions Science, Dam Fool String Band, and Graham Winchester. He has played and/or written for DuWayne Burnside, Junior Kimborough Jr., FreeWorld, Copper Possum, Mojo Possum, K.D. Pickles, Beauregard, and helped organize the start of the popular video game music cover band PXLS.
“ He is always professional, knowledgeable and very entertaining. We love his gentle personality as well as his teaching spirit for our Seniors. They have commented how his music brings back sweet memories and always look forward to his next visit.”
– Lisa Herbison, Activities Director, Hearthside Collierville Senior Living
His Reiki sessions and certifications continue to be requested, as well as his musical insight and expertise in various forms, both on and off the stage. Tim is a long-time student of health and fitness and you may see him doing acroyoga in his spare time.